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Ray Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004) was an American singer-songwriter, musician and composer known as Ray Charles and sometimes referred to as "The Genius". He was a pioneer in the genre of soul music during the 1950s by fusing rhythm and blues, gospel,...Wikipedia

Age: 73 (age at death)
Born: 23rd September, 1930, Albany, Georgia, United States
Died: 10th June, 2004, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5' 9" (175 cm)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: "Hit The Road Jack" Single

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Dropped the "Robinson" from his name as a young performer to avoid confusion with boxer Sugar Ray Robinson.

 

Was an admirer of singer Nat `King` Cole and even imitated his style in his early performances, which guaranteed him continued work before perfecting his own style.

 

What makes my approach special is that I do different things. I do jazz, blues, country music and so forth. I do them all, like a good utility man.

 

I never wanted to be famous. I only wanted to be great.

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aizamas - La canción "I Can't Stop Loving You" es de un romanticismo enorme. (11 months ago)
SIDNEI RODRIGUES - Ray Charles died in 2007, not in 2004 like you say here. (11 months ago)
omarsclub - legend (3 years ago)
Fred Markee - Iam looking for a Ray Charles song about a father giving his daugher a way at her wedding (5 years ago)
destinee1 - married 2 times i swear u had more women (6 years ago)

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